Friday night car accident kills a Bibb County teenager

Friday night car accident kills a Bibb County teenager

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Desmine Phillips (Photo: The family of Desmine Phillips) Desmine Phillips (Photo: The family of Desmine Phillips)
BIRMINGHAM, AL (WBRC) -

Alabama State Troopers are investigating a fatal accident that took place around 7:25 p.m. Friday night on Highway 5 in Brent. 

Troopers say 16-year-old Desmine Phillips died after he lost control of his 2005 Toyota.  Phillip's Toyota crossed the median and hit a 2013 Mercedes driven by James Harris of Marion.

Harris was transported to DCH Hospital with non life threatening injuries.  Trooper say Phillips
was not wearing a seat belt. 

Phillips was a Junior at Bibb County High School where he played basketball and football. The accident is under investigation.

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